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Healing After An Affair


Years ago my husband had a long standing affair. He was a drinker at that time and I had 2 small children to raise and didn't care to drink. He is d...
36 1/12/2019 1:09:51 PM
by ������
1/22/2009 3:12:25 PM
by 1recorder

Feeling Numb


Okay, so lately I've been feeling spiritually numb. Like I go to church now and I worship Him. . .well I try to worship but I just get this feeling o...
14 11/26/2018 9:07:15 PM
by ������
2/18/2008 12:06:21 AM
by JesusRocks

I'm Too Far Gone To Be Saved


I have grown up in a christian home, attended christian school, and even belong to a very solid local church. I used to not care anything at all about...
7 5/11/2018 2:26:13 PM
by ������
9/20/2014 6:59:20 AM
by Ian14

My Boyfriend Is A Pansexual


Hey guys, My boyfriend and I broke up, things werent going to good for me and him.. Our first break up ever. I still very much love him, though I had ...
5 1/2/2018 5:48:46 AM
by ������
3/8/2012 10:33:01 PM
by Jessy07

Staying In Fsith


My marriage has had many challenges in it's short life and I find myself slowly "slipping away" to depression. My husband find fault in most of what I...
1 9/13/2017 10:54:31 AM
by Myrayford
9/13/2017 10:54:30 AM
by Myrayford

Lord Help!


I just need prayer....for my marriage
4 7/4/2017 3:12:35 PM
by ������
1/4/2012 11:51:29 AM
by rachela

God Where Are You...?


Hi: Let me start off by saying I am so sorry you are going through so much while you are young. It absolutely does not seem fair for anyone to go thro...
4 5/19/2017 9:32:46 AM
by ������
3/18/2014 12:14:09 PM
by moral

Let Go?


I know that the bible says that we should forgive one another. I'm just wondering if someone continues to disrespect you and your home, should you cut...
9 5/19/2017 8:24:49 AM
by ������
8/21/2009 8:45:39 PM
by june43

What's A Soul Worth?


As you all know, I posted a prayer request two weeks ago when someone entered my home and stole my laptop, jewelry, purse (with contents) and my car. ...
13 4/1/2017 4:58:11 PM
by ������
10/12/2008 11:24:42 PM
by mrspiggy

Marriage Reconciliation - Loads Of Requests


I have been separated from my husband for almost a year. I found this wonderful site by searching for prayer. I love that you can post requests as w...
6 5/26/2016 8:06:11 PM
by Doreen3015
1/1/2013 11:49:58 AM
by Psalm91

Needing Some Guidance


I am new to this page and looking for some guidance to get me through this tough time...my story is long and complicated please bare with me... I met ...
4 3/4/2016 2:29:57 PM
by Debora
2/2/2016 1:04:37 AM
by lindsey77

Concerns For Wife


I am a Christian but often struggle with being a control freak. Our 20 year old daughter recently walked out on our family and is obviously strugglin...
1 3/3/2016 7:27:51 PM
by Erik99
3/3/2016 7:27:50 PM
by Erik99

A Homeless Widows Prayer


I've been seeking an answer from the Lord on being fully restored, both financially, physically, and not to be living homeless, that my social securit...
2 11/8/2015 12:49:57 PM
by LoveHopeFaith♥
10/15/2014 10:52:31 PM
by a widows prayer

I Feel Completely Hopeless


I dont know if anyone will understand me but i feel god is leading me here so please if anybody can help me understand the way im feeling please do. M...
3 10/9/2015 7:06:22 AM
by chris_sims1981
9/20/2015 8:37:43 PM
by woody cooper

How Can I Tell?...


Hello, I am going through a rough time in my relationship with my fiancé. We have been together for 5 years, but have been close friends for 13 years....
3 7/24/2015 6:56:19 PM
by Faith38
7/23/2015 4:59:11 PM
by Faith38

I Got My Miracle!!!


I got the miracle I prayed for...not the way I prayed for it happen, but the end result was the same...my prayer was answered in His way. There is no...
2 7/23/2015 5:50:00 PM
by Faith38
11/21/2014 11:11:30 AM
by staceyh

Need Encouragement, Need Help, Please Read


Hello, my name is Rick, this may be a long story, if anyone has the time to help me and read this I would greatly appreciate it. Well about 4 years ag...
2 7/23/2015 5:46:50 PM
by Faith38
12/11/2014 1:24:25 PM
by Sam12

Need Help With Worry


I have faith in God and i trust Him to do things in my life. I've been blessed to see Him do things in my life and yet I don't know how to not think a...
2 7/23/2015 5:07:45 PM
by Faith38
2/10/2015 7:23:51 PM
by chris_sims1981

How To Stop Cussing Completely?


Hello, my Grandmother would like to get delivered from cussing. She doesn't use the computer that often so she doesn't really know how to use it. That...
1 7/16/2015 2:10:27 PM
by TJV
7/16/2015 2:10:27 PM
by TJV

Relationship Prayers


I was in a wonderful incredible relationship for 4 years. I prayed for this man to become a Christian for over a year and it was finally happening. 5 ...
2 4/25/2015 1:57:40 PM
by bradleyspeck
10/29/2014 1:11:16 PM
by JackieK

Please Help, I Need Advise And Help


To summarize my situation, about a year ago, I made the decision to change my ways and made an effort to conquer my sinful ways, habits, in in a sense...
2 4/25/2015 1:57:35 PM
by bradleyspeck
10/26/2014 12:18:48 PM
by RickG12

HOW DO I STOP WORRING MY HUSBAND IS CHEATING


I WAS STUNNED WHEN I LISTED TO A VOICEMAIL MESSAGE TO MY HUSBAND THAT STATED THAT HE NEED TO LEAVE ANOTHER MANS WIFE ALONE AND TO STOP SENDING HER TEX...
8 4/25/2015 1:56:36 PM
by bradleyspeck
8/7/2008 9:00:55 PM
by js1975

Faith In God Versus Faith In Man


I am a worrier..i have 2 worries; 1)my husband and I have had to live apart for 2 weeks due to our living situation and I was supposed to go back toda...
1 4/25/2015 1:56:32 PM
by bradleyspeck
7/20/2014 1:34:29 PM
by staceyh

Relationship Being Surrendered To Christ


I have been in a relationship for the past two years. Recently, however, the two of us have come to notice that not only are we not where we need to b...
2 4/25/2015 1:56:20 PM
by bradleyspeck
7/8/2014 9:59:09 PM
by gracieb

Major Faith, Little Strength


My husband and I are pseudo-homeless. we live in a house that is being renovated without total running water and electricity in 3 rooms, but for now i...
1 6/6/2014 6:40:06 PM
by staceyh
6/6/2014 6:40:06 PM
by staceyh

Is It Time To Walk Away?


I have been in a roller coaster relationship for 6 years, and I have undergone many challenges, heartbreaks, and disrespect through out this time, b...
2 5/13/2014 3:36:54 PM
by clark thompson
5/8/2014 11:09:16 PM
by Ibelieve

I Feel That My Belief In God Is Decreasing


I am a science student and being constantly bombarded with theories I end up feeling lost and in doubt. Recently I heard that our universe does not ne...
29 3/3/2014 12:37:46 PM
by Scott
2/2/2014 5:30:11 AM
by rabd0007

Abusive Husband


Dear friends, I am in the process of divorcing after 27 years of marriage. The soon-to-be-ex was extremely violent and cruel to me. I prayed and trie...
3 11/4/2013 5:00:37 PM
by SoAlone
10/28/2013 9:17:57 PM
by SoAlone

I Feel Like My Realtionship With God.....Is Falling?


I'm so sorry to hear that you have to go through suffering like this. I won't try to pretend like your situation is easy at all.I do know this - God i...
2 10/23/2013 9:21:15 AM
by moral
10/21/2013 9:44:13 AM
by moral

I Am Afraid...Of God


I have been told that Jesus died for my sins, and that the ONLY way to Lord God in His kingdom is through Jesus Christ. That if I do this, the promise...
3 7/25/2013 3:03:38 PM
by clark thompson
7/18/2013 6:40:31 PM
by DwannaRaquel

Heb 1:4


4 Thus he became far greater than the angels, as proved by the fact that his name “Son of God,” which was passed on to him from his Father, is far...
1 5/5/2013 9:54:37 AM
by clark thompson
5/5/2013 9:54:37 AM
by clark thompson

Mark 1:4


Mark 1:4 Webster(i)4 John was baptizing in the wilderness, and preaching the baptism of repentance, for the remission of sins. ...
1 4/27/2013 5:16:51 PM
by clark thompson
4/27/2013 5:16:50 PM
by clark thompson

New Battle, Old War.


Hello guys. First off this is for me a declaration of war against the powers of darkness that have hitherto ruled my life. As I have posted elseware b...
3 4/25/2013 5:30:33 PM
by clark thompson
3/22/2013 6:43:58 PM
by seeker15

Bad Argument


how can a person get so up set with the people you love over things that don't really matter?
3 4/25/2013 5:28:08 PM
by clark thompson
4/2/2013 5:39:47 PM
by mikec

Should I Be Confessing To My Wife


Hi there, I'm a Christian and have been married for a little while now, sometimes during sex and at other times I may think about other women sexually...
1 4/16/2013 9:29:00 AM
by Bruce78
4/16/2013 9:29:00 AM
by Bruce78

Is He Still With Me?


Do you believe that God allows our loved one who have passed to give us signs that they are still with us? Is it possible to see their spirits? Is is ...
2 2/1/2013 7:00:42 AM
by Scott
1/31/2013 9:35:07 PM
by butterfly2000

Be Still And Know That I Am God


Lord, I know I need to be still and know that you are God. You are God at work in every situation I am in need of. In Jeremiah 29:11 you said you wo...
1 1/8/2013 1:44:57 PM
by Psalm91
1/8/2013 1:44:57 PM
by Psalm91

Miracle Needed


I have been married for 19 years,we have 2 girls 18 and 12. Our marriage was great up till last year.My wife got a new job and went from working part...
4 1/8/2013 9:28:11 AM
by Psalm91
1/23/2012 2:17:44 PM
by Michael P

Battlefield Of The Mind


Hello, i recently started going back to church and I'm really struggling with evil thoughts in the mind, so bad that I feel like I'm not myself anymor...
2 1/8/2013 9:22:46 AM
by Psalm91
1/6/2013 5:50:13 PM
by Jenny30

Living Together


I am having a difficult time knowing if I am living in sin while living with my boyfriend. There is no sexual contact! But I struggle to know if it i...
10 1/2/2013 8:17:54 PM
by lostnsavd
4/4/2008 2:46:35 AM
by libby

Will God Help Me With My Social Needs?


I'm 20. I've had a history of atheism until 17, criminal activity, I've stolen from my family underneath they're noses, due to drug addictions.I've pa...
5 12/29/2012 2:12:15 PM
by Psalm91
5/23/2011 9:04:44 PM
by Nehilanth

How Do I Move Past The Hurt And Pain Caused By A Unfaithful Spouse?


Recently I confirmed that my husband of 8 years (together for 18 years) had been having a affair. The affair started about a year and a half ago. I ha...
8 12/29/2012 1:58:22 PM
by Psalm91
4/1/2011 9:02:32 AM
by KeeshaD

Unsaved Father Despite Prayer


I prayed for many years for my unsaved Father, and in the week before he died, quite intensely. He died suddenly at night, in his sleep, previously ...
2 9/18/2012 3:05:05 PM
by Psalm91
2/15/2012 1:53:07 AM
by bami0

13 Years Together, Dumped For Alcohol,& Another Woman


0 9/9/2011 11:37:35 AM
by YHSVH
9/9/2011 11:37:35 AM
by YHSVH

Need Words Of Encouragement


Hello Everyone, I'm 21 years old and At this Point of My Life I feel Numb, I have lost My Latest Job At Macy's For Time Fraud, This past year in April...
8 7/23/2011 7:06:31 AM
by skyler
7/8/2011 3:40:33 PM
by JahmahlHughes

Husband Left For Another Woman


I need prayer for me and my two children. As much as we can get. My husband left us three weeks ago for another woman. He has already filed divorce pa...
4 6/24/2011 7:58:33 AM
by mrspiggy
5/31/2011 3:47:03 AM
by daisymay27

Forgiveness


I am struggling horribly with forgiving my father for sexually molesting me some 30 years ago. I know I need to do this - His word tells me to do thi...
10 5/6/2011 9:30:44 AM
by John47
12/2/2008 1:47:42 PM
by piper911

Did I Get My Answer?


A few days ago I posted a prayer request on another board concerning the reconciliation of my girlfriend and I. Yesterday as i was sitting outside I h...
3 3/1/2011 6:07:42 AM
by vicks0410
6/8/2009 1:45:49 PM
by Charles38

A Very Troubling Experience


Today I had my last day of high school ever. At the end of the day, the school had planned a surprise for all of the students. After we all sat down i...
4 6/28/2010 8:50:45 PM
by savedbygraceme
6/21/2010 6:10:10 PM
by Scott

Fears About Joining A New Church


With University full-time and working part-time I have taken a spiritual leave of absence i guess you could say, and i really feel like the sheep that...
3 6/26/2010 4:52:15 PM
by mrspiggy
6/22/2010 2:05:56 AM
by LittleLady

Job Seeking During Recession


As a recent graduate, I've been job searching for the past few months. Not until this month have I been introduced to God and I started praying. Up ...
4 3/27/2010 9:43:29 PM
by kaye clark
3/26/2010 10:29:57 AM
by kkwx

Unfaithful


I have been a Christian for many year and have struggle with what I have come to know as "wonderlust" Never being happy with what God has blessed me w...
8 1/13/2010 4:03:01 AM
by Shawn629
1/5/2010 10:28:05 PM
by Shawn629

Is My Marriage Falling Apart


Recently my husband and I have been dealing with some issues. After having our child 2 1/2 years ago things changed. He started having more hobbies,...
8 11/6/2009 5:28:16 AM
by jcronan01
8/17/2009 8:01:02 AM
by jcronan01

Forgiving My Ex And His Girlfriend


I last posted something about a year ago when I was going through a very painful seperation. My husband of 10 years left our marriage and started ano...
4 11/2/2009 4:05:09 PM
by mrspiggy
10/29/2009 10:29:41 AM
by Jennel

Single Again After 31 Years


I lost my husband resently, before then we were separated for over 2 years. I stayed committed to my vows even thou we wasn't living together. we kept...
5 9/6/2009 8:25:42 PM
by mammak
9/23/2008 11:14:59 PM
by shelly

What Can I Say To Help...?


What do I say to comfort someone who is having a really rough time, and things just keep getting worse? If they are feeling angry with God and they do...
10 9/2/2009 8:23:10 AM
by kcgodlyman
8/27/2009 1:52:27 PM
by Debora

Witnessing


Hey, I'm new here, and I was wondering if anyone could help me with a problem I've been having with witnessing to one of my friends. He 's an atheist,...
8 6/29/2009 9:28:32 PM
by mammak
5/19/2009 8:08:09 PM
by BillyB

Back Injury Blues


I am going through my second work related back injury in 8 years. Because of the new injury I may not only have to have a third surgery, but I most l...
8 6/29/2009 9:26:55 PM
by mammak
6/17/2009 3:45:27 PM
by kcgodlyman

Be Encouraged


the lyrics below have helped me through tough times. I hope that they will help you too. God Bless you and keep you in palm of His hand. Love in Chris...
5 5/16/2009 11:12:01 PM
by GIANNA
6/11/2008 4:04:45 PM
by needamiracle

Mysterious Illness--Need Prayer


HI- I am new to this discussion group. I just re-committed myself to Jesus Christ last night and want to let everyone know. However, I have been su...
10 4/30/2009 7:13:25 PM
by mammak
12/17/2008 7:54:09 PM
by gdorlexa

Struggling To Hold Onto Faith For Strength


My husband and I have had bitter, physical arguements for months. I moved out with our 2 babies and left him with his 2 teens (that I have raised with...
38 4/22/2009 12:34:31 PM
by mrspiggy
1/28/2009 1:34:42 PM
by renew

Visiting With Friends


I thought I would start a new discussion for just visiting with each other and see how we are each doing with our problems. I am still healing after ...
9 4/1/2009 2:27:31 PM
by mrspiggy
3/12/2009 10:34:04 AM
by 1recorder

A Heartbreak - Read When U Have Time


Hi, Pls read when u have time. I gave this as a title cos maybe its a long story. God had blesses me abundantly. I grew up in a very miserable family...
2 3/30/2009 9:27:06 AM
by mrspiggy
3/30/2009 5:34:28 AM
by grace2008

God's Got My Back!


I would like to share something with you all. As I was driving in to work I came upon a slippery section of the street at a traffic light. I watched ...
34 3/2/2009 4:52:17 PM
by mammak
1/30/2009 10:23:17 AM
by mrspiggy

I Need Prayer Request


I am going through a very difficult time in my life at present. It is affecting my whole family. My sisters are trying to sell the family home where...
5 1/22/2009 9:36:31 AM
by jodieblunt
1/14/2009 7:31:11 AM
by salvation1

Marriage That Will Not Work Out.


My children and I have been abandoned by my husband. Almost a month ago, he went on a trip that he said was for his job. He said he would be gone tw...
17 1/22/2009 12:13:28 AM
by mrspiggy
6/19/2008 3:06:15 PM
by cintron37

Dealing With Anger And Resentmen


Please help! My husband of 10 years informed me 3 months ago that he wasn't happy, and hadn't been in years. To make a long story short, I wanted to...
5 1/8/2009 8:03:56 AM
by jodieblunt
1/7/2009 3:04:04 PM
by Jennel

Always Do Your Part


There was this college student that walked to school every morning. On his way he would see this grumpy old man sitting on a bench reading the newspap...
9 12/30/2008 9:24:55 PM
by mexbias08
12/28/2008 7:02:10 PM
by mexbias08

We Can't Do Nothing Without The Lord


A professor in sceince from a college invents how to clone people. After his discovery he gets big headed and states that he no longer needs the Lord....
5 12/30/2008 2:16:38 PM
by mexbias08
12/28/2008 7:10:47 PM
by mexbias08

An Encouraging Story


"The Starfish" The old man awoke just before sunrise, as he often did, to walk by the ocean's edge and greet the new day. As he moved through the mo...
3 12/28/2008 6:09:26 PM
by mrspiggy
12/28/2008 1:43:39 AM
by Ignited~Faith

I'm Hurting Tremendously


My husband abandoned me and my three children ages 4, 3 and 1 on August 22, 2008. I begged and pleaded, apologized to him if I did anything to hurt h...
16 12/17/2008 2:09:14 PM
by blue1
9/30/2008 10:42:41 AM
by nancy6

Marriage In Need


I need help with a marriage that my husband has cheated on me twice in 25 years. I want the marriage to be saved by God Can He do this for me. I reall...
27 8/7/2008 9:08:52 PM
by js1975
5/2/2008 2:15:42 PM
by needamiracle

Living with So Called Christian Husband Who Still Drinks Does Cocaine? Do We Leave Or Keepforgiving,


Anyone in this situation?
6 8/7/2008 8:47:02 PM
by js1975
11/22/2007 4:25:20 PM
by cindy111

Lost Job


I had a great job and then got laid off. I have looked for other jobs but nothing has come up and I am stuck with a real dead-end job while I look for...
10 6/13/2008 2:16:54 AM
by Ignited~Faith
7/12/2007 1:53:51 PM
by Paul Tillsonburg

Fight The Fight


In recent weeks I have seen more and more requests for prayers for marriages in need. I am one of those people. I think as prayer warriors we should a...
5 5/22/2008 10:00:54 PM
by mrspiggy
5/16/2008 12:28:11 PM
by needamiracle

Marriage-Healing From The Past


I love my husband a lot. I have been married for 9 months now. I am really hurt by his past. He had 5 girlfriends and 3 other girls that he was involv...
4 5/12/2008 9:51:40 AM
by aprilvio
5/7/2008 11:26:55 AM
by aprilvio

Learning How To Stay Focus


I also lost my job three time this year for being a christian. I've learn alot about trusting the master. He'll show you things about you self you've...
2 12/20/2007 1:13:11 PM
by Michael Lane
12/19/2007 11:20:02 PM
by cousinspamela



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